Tag Archive: misogyny

On Activism, And The Man Who Came In My Eye.

Seated on Mumbai’s bloated shoreline, a man called Omar told me he wanted to be a Bollywood star. “But not all wishes become true,” he said sadly, already afflicted by the soap-opera insincerity… Continue reading

On Fathers, Feminism and Memory

I was nine. My mother’s knee was a trunk that her hands tucked me into, desperate and maternal. I remember the way she leaned over me, as if her body could protect me… Continue reading